The global travel and tourism industry experienced a 39% drop in new job postings related to cloud in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics. This compares to a 45% decrease versus Q2 2022. GlobalData’s Tech in Tourism reports provide access to market analysis, technology trends, value chain analysis and the competitive landscape of the global tourism market. They include the GD Proprietary Scorecard which helps identify top tech companies positioned for a disruptive f Buy the report here.
Notably, Computer and Mathematical Occupations jobs accounted for a 43% share of the global travel and tourism industry’s cloud-related total new job postings in Q2 2023, down 37% over the prior quarter.
Computer and Mathematical Occupations drive cloud-related hiring activity
Computer and Mathematical Occupations, with a share of 43%, emerged as the top cloud-related job roles within the travel and tourism industry in Q2 2023, with new job postings drop by 37% quarter-on-quarter. Management Occupations came in second with a share of 14% in Q2 2023, with new job postings dropping by 33% over the previous quarter.
The other prominent cloud roles include Business and Financial Operations Occupations with a 3% share in Q2 2023, Architecture and Engineering Occupations with a 3% share of new job postings.
Top five companies in travel and tourism industry accounted for 24% of hiring activity
The top companies, in terms of number of new job postings tracked by GlobalData, as of Q2 2023 were Flix, Hertz Global, Walt Disney, Uber Technologies, and TUI. Together they accounted for a combined share of 24% of all cloud-related new jobs in the travel and tourism industry.
Flix posted 112 cloud-related new jobs in Q2 2023, Hertz Global 99 jobs, Walt Disney 97 jobs, Uber Technologies 92 jobs, and TUI 79 jobs, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.
Hiring activity was driven by the US with a 42.48% share of total new job postings, Q2 2023
The largest share of cloud-related new job postings in the travel and tourism industry in Q2 2023 was in the US with 42.48% followed by Germany (9.58%) and France (6.57%). The share represented by the US was 12 percentage points higher than the 30.96% share it accounted for in Q1 2023.
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